5-HTP increase satiety

Does 5-htp increase satiety?

Effectiveness Rating for 5-HTP's Ability to Increase Satiety

The effectiveness rating is a measure of how well 5-htp is able to increase satiety. The overall rating for this claim is 3 out of 3. The research shows the supplement's ability to deliver on this particular claim is warranted. Using 5-HTP to increase satiety will most likely lead to positive results.

Confidence Rating for 5-HTP's Ability to Increase Satiety

The confidence rating is a mesure of how valid the effectiveness rating is. This rating is based on how many studies are included in the database on this topic.

There are 2 studies in the database on 5-htp; the confidence rating is 40. A score above 80 means the effectiveness rating for this supplement is reliable. A score under 80 means there is insufficient evidence to ensure a reliable effectiveness rating.


Title of Study
The effects of oral 5-hydroxytryptophan administration on feeding behavior in obese adult female subjects
Eating behavior and adherence to dietary prescriptions in obese adult subjects treated with 5-hydroxytryptophan

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